Master in Talent Development & Human Resources - The Faculty

Transform the workplace by improving people, organizations, and the bottom line.

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HST’s Program Directors and professors are inspiring leaders, each with a valuable network of professional connections, that will help you develop your skills and prepare you to excel in your own high-impact career.

Program Director

  • Wim Focquet

    Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

    Human Resources & CSR Director BELUX, DPD (Belgium) NV/SA
    Founder and Managing Partner, Alma de Lobo, SL

    Subjects
    Meeting With the Academic Director
    Meeting With the Academic Director II
    Meeting With the Academic Director III
    Challenge II: Defining Your Personal Purpose
    Assessment & Psychometric Models: an Overview

    Professional experience
    Professor of Transformational Human Resources Management, Digital Workplace Dynamics and Talent Development & Management, Talent Analytics.

    Wim Focquet is an experienced speaker, educator and consultant with a focus on talent management and coaching executives in a wide range of industries. He concentrates on helping organizations in growing their business by growing the people inside and improving the conversation with clients, employees and other stakeholders. He assists and coaches leaders to tap into their authentic self and encourages them to follow their dreams.

    He is holding a master degree in Germanic Philology from Ghent University. He complemented this with a Maters degree in Management and Commercial Communications and an MBA in Marketing Management at Vlerick Management School.

    Wim worked in both Sales & Marketing (until 1995 ) and HR related roles. In 2001 Wim founded his own management consultancy focusing on attracting the right people and developing their leadership skills. In 2011 he moved to Spain where he joined one of his corporate customers as Regional HR Director SEMEA, later Europe and Americas to become part of a task force aiming at optimizing the customer experience.

    Currently, Wim acts as Academic Director HR and Talent Management at the IE Business School of Human Science and Technology in Madrid. His aim is to offer to a group of professionals deep knowledge of strategic HR, new organizational models, talent and first-rate analytics to turn the HR function in a key player to add competitive advantage in the new workplace crafted on the powers of positive human behaviour.

    Next to this he delivers business (behavioral and sales) related coaching and training. He combines high tech solutions with a high touch consultancy approach to improve team effectiveness. He helps senior executives in dealing with complexity applying behavioral psychology, people analytics and positive leadership.

Professors

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Carla Szemzo

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

International Development, IE

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Christian Hvidbo

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Client Lead, Axialent
Partner, mIDentity Coaching

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Daniel Laya

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Head of HR Transformation, mIDentity.tech

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Daniel Suárez Sánchez

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

CEO & Co-Founder, Zapiens

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Declan Noone

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Partner, Serrano 99 Management Consulting

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Edouard Gruwez

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Managing Partner, To The Point At Work
Managing Director, Ogilvy International Communications

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Enrique Simó

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Asociado Senior, AddVenture
Consultant, WALK
Coach & Formador, Fundación Vivosano

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Federico De Diego

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Partner, Agua en Caja Mejor

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Gita Bajaj

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

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Ignacio Fresneda

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

People and Organization Manager Europe, Middle East & Africa, Repsol

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Itziar Vizcaino

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

HR Director, Iberia, MetLife

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John Guziak

Professor, Master in Visual and Digital Media and Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Partner, Miller Heiman Group Spain
Partner, AchieveGlobal España
Partner, United Business Development Holding CEE

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Jozefa Fawcett

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Digital Learning Designer, Lloyds Banking Group
Director & Chief Learning Architect, JFI Store

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Laura Rojo Revilla

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Executive Director of Bachelor in Business Administration, IE Business School

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Laura Zimmermann

Assistant Professor, Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media, Master in Corporate & Marketing Communication FT, Master in Visual and Digital Media, Master in Market Research & Consumer Behavior, Master in Customer Experience & Innovation, Master in Cybersecurity, Master in Business Analytics and Big Data and Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

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Lionel Francfort

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Organizational Transformation Advisor, LIFRAN

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Lisa Dawn Bevill

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources and Bachelor in Information Systems Management

Adjunct Professor, Human Resource Area, IE Business School

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Luc Lutin

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Senior Manager, Human Capital, Deloitte Belgium

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Maria De Carlos Hernando

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Partner, Talent & Coach Partners

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Miguel Ángel Rodríguez

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Chief Executive Officer, Openroom, S.L.
Socio, Tatelgy

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Neringa Kalpokaite

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Manager for Europe of Training & Partnership Development, ATLAS.ti Scientific Software Development GmbH

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Norman Kurtis

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources, Master in Market Research & Consumer Behavior, Master in Digital Business & Innovation and Master in Computer Science & Business Technology

Vice-Dean, Behaviour & Human Development, IE School of Human Sciences & Technology

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Rocio Bonet

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Adjunct Professor of Human Resource Management, IE Business School

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Serge Haubourdin

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Co-Founder, Hercules Academy
Coach, Psycho Energetic Coaching

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Steven MacGregor

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Founder & CEO, The Leadership Academy of Barcelona (LAB)

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Wim Focquet

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Human Resources & CSR Director BELUX, DPD (Belgium) NV/SA
Founder and Managing Partner, Alma de Lobo, SL

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Yazan Hijazi

Professor, Master in Talent Development & Human Resources

Founder & Managing Partner, Human Engineering Advisory
Advisor - Global Business Strategy, i2be Incorporated

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